Ingrown Toenails

WHAT IS INGROWING TOENAIL. Ingrowing toenail are condition whereby the side or corner of a toenails grow into the soft flesh. The results is pain, redness , swelling and an infection in some cases. If you are diabetic or you have condition that causes poor flow of...

THERMAL TRAUMA

‘’THERMAL TRAUMA’’ PATHOPHYSIOLOGY, CAUSES, DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT, PREVENTIONS AND THE OUTCOMES. Thermal trauma is any burn related injury that can potentially lead to serious outcomes. There are various causes of thermal trauma which includes; fire, radiant heat,...

PLACENTA ABRUPTION

“`PLACENTAL ABRUPTION“` CAUSES, SYMPTOMS, EFFECT AND MANAGEMENT WHAT IS A PLACENTAL ABRUPTION? Placental abruption is a complication of pregnancy that happens when the placenta separates from your uterus before your baby is born. The placenta is a...

Transverse line and cord round the neck

TRANSVERSE LIE AND CORD AROUND THE NECK CAUSES, COMPLICATIONS AND IT’S MANAGEMENT *WHAT IS TRANSVERSE BABY?* A fetus is in a transverse position when it is sideways, at a 90-degree angle to the pregnant person’s spine. In situations when a good fetus cannot be...

Placenta Accreta

“`PLACENTA ACCRETA“` CAUSES, SYMPTOMS, COMPLICATION AND MANAGEMENT WHAT IS PLACENTA ACCRETA? Placenta accreta is a serious pregnancy condition that occurs when the placenta grows too deeply into the uterine wall. Typically, the placenta detaches from the...

Mastitis

` `MASTITIS“` *CAUSES, TYPES, SYMPTOMS AND MANAGEMENT* WHAT IS MASTITIS? Mastitis is an infection that develops in breast tissue. The painful condition causes one breast to become swollen, red and inflamed. In rare cases, it affects both breasts. Mastitis is a...

Undescended testicle

“`UNDESCENDED TESTICLE“` CAUSES, SYMPTOMS AND TREATMENT WHAT IS UNDESCENDED TESTICLE? An undescended testicle (cryptorchidism) is a testicle that hasn’t moved into its proper position in the bag of skin hanging below the penis (scrotum) before birth....

“SUICIDE“` . *CAUSES, SYMPTOMS AND MANAGEMENT* Suicide is a taking your own life, is a tragic reaction to stressful life situations and all the more tragic because suicide can be prevented. Whether you’re considering suicide or know someone who feels...

LIPOMA

“`A LIPOMA“` CAUSES, SYMPTOMS AND IT TREATMENT WHAT IS A LIPOMA? A lipoma is a round or oval-shaped lump of tissue that grows just beneath the skin. It’s made of fat, moves easily when you touch it and doesn’t usually cause pain. Lipomas can appear...

Strangulated hernia

A STRANGULATED HERNIA “`CAUSES, SYMPTOMS AND MANAGEMENT“` WHAT IS STRANGULATED HERNIA? A strangulated hernia is a life-threatening medical condition. Fatty tissue or a section of the small intestines pushes through a weakened area of the abdominal muscle....

_FACIAL TRAUMA WITH MANDIBULAR_ CAUSES, SYMPTOMS AND MANAGEMENT Facial trauma is any physical trauma to the face. Facial trauma can involve soft tissue injuries such as burns, laceration and fractures of jaw, as well as trauma such as eye injuries. A facial fracture...